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Governor Tim Pawlenty

June 19, 2009
ep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth, watched by Rep. Tony Sertich of Chisholm, tells a legislative commission Thursday that state aid paid to local governments has shrunk dramatically in the past few years. There is no doubt, he said, that leads to higher property taxes. Photo by Don Davis, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Democrats: Pawlenty's budget moves illegal
June 19, 2009 - 4:52pm
June 17, 2009
Real pain for local governments could come later
June 17, 2009 - 1:30pm
May 14, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty, surrounded by fellow Republicans, announces that he plans to trim the state budget on his own, not waiting for the Legislature. On the left is Rep. Doug Magnus of Slayton. On the right is Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington.
Pawlenty ready to cut budget himself
May 14, 2009 - 9:35pm
March 2, 2009
Wadena Mayor Wayne Wolden led a news conference late last week announcing a public relations campaign about the importance of state aid to cities. To his right is St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman. Photo by Don Davis, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Cities begin crusade to save state aid
March 2, 2009 - 12:37pm
February 25, 2009
Rep. Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, and  Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria. Photo by Don Davis, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Westrom, Ingebrigtsen press to move prisoners to Appleton
February 25, 2009 - 10:08am